Opinion | The importance of forging a united front amid a full-blown trade war3 min read 13 Sep 2018, 11:38 PM IST
Both EU and Canada remain silent about the lawlessness caused by US in global trade
New alliances emerge when things seem to fall apart. This is more so in the current international trading system built on the principles for maximizing dollar-and-cents gains. The European Union (EU), the world’s largest trading entity, is a classic player for making alliances. Just when the Trump administration is launching an all-out trade war with China by subjecting all Chinese products to crowbar tariffs, the EU stuck a partial trade deal with the US on Monday.